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West Coast travel and visitor updates

The recent significant weather event resulted in some of the largest rainfall totals ever experienced on the West Coast. While there are some temporary constraints, the West Coast is open for business and there are still many opportunities for visitors to experience in the region.

Visitor information

Check out these Department of Conservation blogs for things to do in glacier country when the glaciers are difficult to access.

A road trip through Gondwana-land – Fox to Haast

South Westland – its not all about glaciers!


Go to the West Coast Tourism website for more visitor information.


New Zealand Transport Agency 

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